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  KRON    KRON 4 News at 8    News  News/Business.  

    September 30, 2012
    8:00 - 9:00pm PDT  

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>> it is beautiful.
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84 >> costs shall for kids on >> a lot of temperatures in the '80s and '90s. even triple digits of went up to 84 degrees today in san francisco. oakland, made east. 97 for santa rosa.
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>> the dodge charger swerved off of the road and crashed on the fence. we know of at least one
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shooting victim. all have been taken to oscar for treatment but we do not know the extent of the injuries the, police department is in charge of the investigation. as for who fired at a red dodge trucks are, the police forces as they do not know. >> right now we have the charger with multiple blowholes and injured occupants. we do not know much more than that at this time. we do not know if it was an exchange of gunfire only directed at the charter. >> obviously, if you were in the area and saw what happened, bell monopolies need you to call them immediately. right now, the freeway is open, all four lanes. at one. southbound 101 was closed but only for about a half hour. you want to avoid this area if
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possible. the 101 no. was slow for quite some time as well. as of right now, forensics was on scene. the belmont police department is on scene check in for some of these things and examining the carpeted your in this area and saw any but related issue and called police. >> the oakland a's continued to dominate over the seattle mariners. 15-2 in the final three games week.
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some fans are already corp. purchased post season tickets. in the eighth inning, the athletics pulled ahead. thousands of fans went crazy. some dance and others screamed.
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guests >>pam: just ahead, a look at the candidates as they prepare for the first presidential debate.
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>>da: family members are searching the beach for the missing man. in 18 for capsulized 1 mi. north of the pigeon point lighthouse. it happened around 11:30 a.m.. a large wave hit the boat throw in all four men into the water. two men did not have life jackets and are still missing. the coast guard has been searching all day and will continue to look for the man on my. the family says the four men got on the bus and left the san francisco area 6:00 sunday morning.
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>> the clock is ticking down to wednesday's presidential debate with the president and mitt romney going head to head for the full time fury x >> he has been there at least 20 debates.
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>> mitt romney is one to come and they're very per year. all eager about is how much he has prepared. the president has a date job, he does not have a lot of time to practice.
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house >>vicki: kron4 will air the entire debate wednesday night at 6:00 p.m. on comcast, 193 19 on digital 4.2. >>brian: when we come back, on digital 4.2. >>brian: when we come back, more on the weather. we don't call this our company, on digital 4.2. >>brian: when we come back, more on the weather. we call this our mission. green toys teaches children that if i in the recycling bin it can turn into something new. chase allows us to buy capital equipment to be able to manufacture in the states to the scale we need to be a global company. with a little luck green toys could be the next great american brand. find what's next for your business at chase.com/mainstreet erika derry: and the fact that cacalifornia isn't making it a priority frustrates me.
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dan hurd: i'm ashamed of that, and i don't want this to continue for my daughter. brenda kealing: prop 38 is going to bring a lot of money to our schools. suzan solomon: the money stays at the school site. cade derry: what i would really like to see is that the teachers... that were laid off come back to the school. navaz hurd: a smaller class size. navaz hurd: as a mom i want that. as a teacher i want that. prop 38 is an opportunity of a generation.
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>>vicki: 8 few days until the blue angels take to the skies. >> the blue angels are bay area band. wednesday october 3rd. the blue angels take the skies thursday october 4th with a practice session from 4:00 p.m. -5:00 p.m..
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on friday october 5th another blue angels practice. saturday signals the start of the much anticipated weekend activities. the parade of ships and is the day around 11:00 a.m.. >> the airshow is both saturday october 6th and sunday and october 7th.
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>> once again kron4 gives you the best seat to watch one of most exciting events. it is part of san francisco's fleetweek festivities. we will bring you the sights and sounds live on saturday and october 6th at 3:00 p.m.. access gm says the fuel pumps in the vehicles could crack and cause potentially dangerous fuel leaks. owners can get a free replacement by contacting a gm dealer. >>vicki: today is the last day that the country's busiest freeway will be shut down. a 10 mi. stretch of interstate 4 05 has been shut down all weekend long.
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this is the second time this section of freeway has shut down. the freeway is expected to reopen early tomorrow morning. >> amtrak is guilty of overlooking drug and alcohol use by employees. amtrak and please feel the test at a 51% higher rate than the real industry average. drug and alcohol use by amtrak employees has steadily risen since 2006. a majority of the employees tested positive for marijuana and cocaine. >> if you purchase medications online, a new campaign from the fda says it could be getting fake, expired or even toxic medication. the fda says nearly one in four customers purchased prescription medications on line and says it is pretty risky. less than 3 percent of my pharmacies' meet state and federal laws. a warning, if the price seems
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too good to be true, you know the old saying, it probably is. >>brian: what a day around the bay area. some temperatures in the '80s and '90s. this is coyote point inn at san mateo. how often do you see this? 80 degrees right now in san francisco. it is 8:20 p.m.. for tonight warm temperatures for the evening with no fog in the forecast. it is going to remain clear even at the close. it will cool down as we get
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towards morning. it will warm up pretty quickly for tomorrow. >> a lot of red indicating temperatures into the '90s. watch the red going into tuesday. -as a cooling trend coming out
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and we will see things cool down by the time we get to wednesday and thursday. for tomorrow, hot temperatures for monday. even at the coast, a beautiful day with highs in the '70s. >> get the forecast any time
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on the new kron4 24-70. is channel. >> coming up, there is a city in the east bay where smoking is banned for 17 block radius.
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ground zero is here at todos santos plaza. it is not hard to find people in violation. this man is sitting at the park cuffing away at a cigarette without a care in the world and tossing the cigarette butt on the ground. >> i a.m not from this area. i would not have even known that. >>stanley: even if you are not from the area, it is your responsibility to know the rules and regulations. >> who sees signs when they're walking through the area, especially if they're not from around there? >>stanley: this lady is sitting outside of keetsa coffee. believe it or not she is violating the ban because it covers a 17 block radius around the park.
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>>stanley: the smoking ban also covers electronics cigarettes. >> if you smoke in your car, you are okay however if you hang your hand out of the car you will be in violation. >> if you have a comment or story idea for stanley, e-mail us. we have a lot more to come including a new bill that would allow criminals given a life sentence a second chance. >> a little girl almost
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kidnapped from her school, the changes the elementary school has already made to make sure that it does not happen again. [ female announcer ] this is the story of sam, who made an unexpected arrival. [ woman ] he was 4 months early, weighing 1 pound, 12 ounces. [ female announcer ] fortunately, sam was born
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>> gov. jerry brown has signed a bill that could lead to the release of prisoners sentenced to life in prison before they were 18. the bill would let the inmates asked judges to reconsider their sentences after they have served at least 15 years. and no parole sentence could be reduced to 25 years-like if the inmate is taking steps toward the rehabilitation. the bill is opposed by major law enforcement and victims' organizations.
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>>vicki: school officials at park side elementary promised more changes after a girl was groped by a man inside of the girls restaurant. the girl was able to kick her way free and ran back to the school. the suspect is in police custody.
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>>dan: and 80s and 90s by the bay and even triple digits inland. things cool off starting on tuesday.
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>> one of the world's smallest orchestras is on a world tour performing at some prestigious music venues. it is not your everyday orchestra. >> it resembles a scene from a gangster movie. the assembled in the tunnels and back alleys of london carrying what looks at first glance like a violin cases. these contain a different type of instrument. ukuleles.
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>> to tennessee children are still missing after their house burned down on september 23rd. authorities searched the rubble looking for remains the only able to locate the remains of their grandparents. >> a man accused of killing a
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university of florida student remains behind bars. police say he killed his high-school friend more than a week ago. >> and election day is more than one month away. there is a potentially horrible case of a voter fraud. a third party firm was hired to hit the streets and register new voters. the firm is under investigation for producing
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questionable voter registration forms. the state has to review hundreds, possibly thousands of packets. >> the clashes continued in syria. we have a closer look at the rebels and their struggle in the update on the deadly battles. >> the kron4 blue angels live is part of san francisco's >> the kron4 blue angels live is part of san francisco's fleetwe[ female announcer ] now you don't have to give up. you can give in with dreyer's slow churned light ice cream. we churn it slowly for all the rich and creamy taste with just half the fat. so now you can have your ice cream and it eat it, too.
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[ female announcer ] now you don't have to give up. you can give in with dreyer's slow churned light ice cream. we churn it slowly for all the rich and creamy taste with just half the fat. so now you can have your ice cream and it eat it, too. >> the number of troops killed
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has been brought to 2000. nato has not said whether it considers the incident an insider attack. local officials said the battle was the result of a misunderstanding between international forces and afghan soldiers. in syria, more than 30,000 people have died since the syrian conflict began in march of 2011. sunday marked another day of >> a new wave of attacks as opposition activists reported an escalation of violence in damascus. >> according to opposition activists and other.
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>> the voice heard talking describes an assault on the neighborhood saying that massive raids have been happening in that shelling had been taking place there. battles continued to rage. one member to video shows army members in a shootout with the syrian army. in the video, you see what appears to be rubble's shooting around the corner of the building. the syrian media reported that government forces have targeted terrorists and their vehicles, opposition activists say clashes between syrian government forces and rebel forces have only intensified. >> if you think your monday morning to you will be crowded, chavis traffic jam in shanghai. today marks the first of eight day holidays.
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local officials say it has been one of the worst cases of traffic accidents. for more on the forecast coming up.
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>>brian: this indicates to buttress cooling a few degrees but still a warm day. starting on wednesday is one we will see temperatures begin to come down. the hottest spots are in the upper 90s.
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even triple digits. by next weekend, upper 60s and low 70's by the state, upper 70's and land. >> and a lot of people will be watching to in court hearings on monday in islamabad on the
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blasphemies saw that that has made headlines worldwide. the first hearing on monday is for the 14 year-old christian girl accused last month of for neighbors by burning pages of the kron. the way things stand right now things look to be in her favor and there are indications that the case against her could be dropped but it is not clear when that will officially happened. three weeks ago the court granted her bail. last week police submitted findings of their investigations. they found that the town cleric tried to flame -- tried to frame her.
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>>vicki: facebook is launching a new service that allows you to send a gift to your friends. a real, physical gifts. this is a big step from
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facebook which is feeling pressure from investors to find new ways to make money. gabe slate gives us a closer look. >>gabe: the new facebook gift feature looks like in easy way to shop for friends and family. the service is not live yet but will be rolling out slowly to users of the next couple weeks. here is how it will work. on your birthday or special event, you will see a gift i caught you can click on or, when you visit a facebook profile page or timeline, you will see a gift icon. soon, there will be thousands of gift choices. so far, there are things like teddy bears, flowers, gift certificates, t-shirts and funny sox. selecting a virtual card that goes along with that gift and then send a gift. faced bookers can pay right away or add.
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details later. the friend will get notified of the gift and then he or she will be able to preview the gift can't enter in at dress for shipment. it even gives the friends the option of exchanging the gift. we do not know how much facebook will make off of each sale they are doing some sort of sliding scale that will vary based on the product and partner. >>vicki: to guns that once belonged to bonnie and clyde going up for auction to they. these were the two handguns found on their bodies were never killed by police back in 1934. the opening bid it starts at $75,000 for each gun. both are expected to fetch at least $150,000. also up for sale or their bloodstained clothing. >> the san francisco giants a battle back to win in the ninth inning on a home run beating san diego 7-5. the giants finished the series with san diego and will travel to los angeles to face the
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dodgers in the final series of the year. the giants have clinched the national league west and are waiting for the playoffs. they begin october 6th. >> their raiders were dismantled by the denver broncos today losing 37-6. the game remained pretty close of the first half. peyton manning came out in the second half in and put up some 27 straight points. the raiders fall to 1-3 and are tied for last place in their division. the 49ers absolutely destroyed the new york jets to a 34-0 running for more than two voted yards. they jumped ahead early and it stayed that way. the jets were simply unable to do anything all day long. the 49ers are 3-1 in the season is still trailing the undefeated cardinals. >> europe came back from 04. up to the did the united states and the ryder cup. mcelroy from team europe and did not arrive until 10 minutes
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before his tee off time. a near disaster was caused by just the confusion over time zones. >> that happens to me. i would not expect that to happen to the pros. >>brian: we have some fabulous weather today and tomorrow. this is what we wait for all year, the end of september sept october, that is when the nice weather arrives in the bay area we bring in the 80s today and we will see 80 is for tomorrow as well. san francisco getting up to 80 degrees. in oakland, 87, low-mid-90s in the south bay at high temperatures inland. upper 90s and triple digits to deliver more and fairfield.
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